Aaron Long

About Me

Aaron has been a volunteer DJ at Hope FM since 2018. His undergraduate studies included Music Education and Psychology. His vocational work included sales, marketing, executive banking, real estate, and entrepreneurship. His graduate studies included Worship and Music at Liberty University and a Master’s of Divinity at Asbury Theological Seminary where he was presented the Hoyt L. Hickman Award for "Excellence in Liturgical Scholarship and Practice". He was ordained at The Village Church in St. Augustine, FL and served there as the Pastor of Discipleship, Marketplace, and Worship Arts. When the pandemic changed our lives, he helped the church move into the digital realm. On occasion, he writes columns in the Thursday “Applause” devotionals for the Palatka Daily News. He has a passion for Social Justice and Reform and now serves full time in that field.  


Favorite Verse

John 15:13, “No one has greater love than this, to lay down one’s life for one’s friends.”

Favorite Hope FM Song

Third Day’s version of “Blessed Assurance”.


Favorite food

Anything my lovely bride creates. 


When I’m not on the radio, you’ll find me

Enjoying time with my family, riding my motorcycle, fishing, or at the beach.